U.S. tariffs on imports have caused negative shifts in the global agricultural supply. As a result, Canadian farmers have become innocent bystanders, hit by China’s retaliatory trade strikes against the United States.
Should you lease or buy when faced with purchasing new equipment for your farm or small business? The two most common options are borrowing funds to buy the equipment or leasing equipment from the supplier or through a third party.
The currently-illegal, yet lucrative cash crop, cannabis, will become legal in Canada as of Oct. 17. There will be measures put in place to regulate distribution and ensure appropriate duties and taxes are paid.